Alternatives to Facebook Groups

LearnDash

Should you be using Facebook Groups to supplement your online course? Recently one of the more common questions I have seen asked of us is whether there are any alternatives to using Facebook Groups for the community portion of an online course. I suspect that the increase in this inquiry is the result of the recent events of Facebook and Cambridge Analytica. Why do we use Facebook Groups for course community building? This naturally is not the case with Facebook.

Using Facebook for ELearning

LearnDash

Today we have a large variety of tools available to us for social learning, the most notable being front-runners Facebook and Twitter. There have been many suggestions on how to use twitter to supplement learning , but less has been written about Facebook supplementing learning efforts – which begs the question: can Facebook be a tool for elearning? It’s also relatively easy to create apps for Facebook, making it a great canvas for developers to add cool new functionality.

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Want ‘Facebook’ In Your LMS?

Upside Learning

I need ‘Facebook’…. Of late one of the things I’ve heard from prospects and clients is “I need Facebook in my LMS&#. We’ve been hearing about need for collaboration and social tools within learning and the LMS quite frequently in last twelve months but last week a couple of clients actually mentioned ‘Facebook’ is what they need in their LMS. ‘Facebook’ is just the metaphor…. Do you want Facebook in your LMS?

Pros and Cons of Facebook Groups for Your Business

LearnDash

Facebook Groups have risen in popularity recently. I don’t know about you, but recently I have seen a meteoric rise in the number of companies that are using Facebook Groups for customer community building. If you’re interested you can join the LearnDash Facebook group here. After spending a bit of time in this Facebook group and others I have really started to think about the impact these groups have on a business. PROs to Using Facebook Groups.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

and need product managers to understand the eight. productive status • Quarterly pulse surveys • Anecdotal observations 10 Know your audience At its core, training is about getting people to start, stop, or do more of something to achieve a business. Developing a. Results-Driven.

8 Productivity Tips for Online Course Creators

LearnDash

This could be anything from a simple note-taking app like Google Keep to a productivity organizer like Trello. Adopt a batch approach to production. Take the time now to put in place a realistic timeline for the production of your online course. Mark deadlines on your calendar to remind you when you need to finish each stage of production. In the end all you have to do is commit to making the free time you do have as productive as possible.

Stuart Crabb of Facebook #ASTDTK12

Learning Visions

Facebook didn’t invent that, just created a great tool. He’s using Facebook timeline to tell the story). 1970 Marshall McLuhan ‘the medium is the message’ 1995 The Internet 2004 Facebook and the social graph – the social layer of the internet which allows people to connect and share. People want the opportunity to share and connect – this is why it’s taken off, not because Facebook created this amazing product… Newsfeed – sharing the story of what your friends are doing.

How to Create a Facebook Personality Quiz

ProProfs

Recently, a number of engaging quizzes have stirred up Facebook. Quizzes on popular TV shows such as Game of Thrones and Harry Potter are some of the most popular facebook quizzes that are smashing traffic records. They are generating more Facebook comment threads than any viral posts in the site’s history. Recently, I found my cousin took a personality quiz on Facebook to find out which kind of burger she was. Steps to Create a Facebook Personality Quiz.

Thumbs up: Integrating eFrontPro with Facebook

eFront

In this post we’ll have a look at yet another authentication option — integrating eFrontPro with Facebook, so that you can have your users log in through their Facebook accounts. Facebook you say? Whether one personally likes the service or not, there’s no arguing that Facebook is the world’s most popular social media platform. Getting your Facebook on. Configuring eFrontPro for Facebook authentication is quite easy to achieve.

Evaluating Facebook and Twitter for e-Learning

eFront

Facebook and Twitter. And we’re not just talking about self-made how-to videos (though it has its fair share of that), but also complete professional learning courses of high production value, which make money through advertising. Facebook itself downplays the breadth of Facebook apps, giving emphasis only to gaming (to the point that the central Facebook page one goes to download apps only mentions games).

Thumbs up: Integrating eFrontPro with Facebook

eFront

In this post we’ll have a look at yet another authentication option — integrating eFrontPro with Facebook, so that you can have your users log in through their Facebook accounts. Facebook you say? Whether one personally likes the service or not, there’s no arguing that Facebook is the world’s most popular social media platform. Getting your Facebook on. Configuring eFrontPro for Facebook authentication is quite easy to achieve.

Facebook Fridays

Tony Karrer

A mistitled article - found via Bill Ives on the FastForward blog - Serena Software Adopts Facebook as Corporate Intranet. The real focus of the article is how Serena Software has adopted a practice called Facebook Fridays: Each Friday, employees are granted one hour of personal time to spend on their Facebook profiles and connect with co-workers, customers, family and friends.

Product Review – Percipio by Skillsoft

eLearning 24-7

If you like the content you click the “thumbs up” icon that is similar to Facebook. LEP LXP Percipio by Skillsoft Uncategorized Percipio Percipio product review product reviewIt might be a surprise to some folks who only know of Degreed, EdCast and Learn Amp, that there are quite a few LEP/LXPs on the market, which offer quite a bang for your budget. One of these platforms is Percipio by Skillsoft.

Social Production

Kapp Notes

Here is the concept of Social Production as Tony and I covered in “Learning in 3D.” ” Social production is the means by which a software operating system or a digital encyclopedia can be created without the need for a large centralized hierarchy. In the past such forms of social production were limited and bounded in nature. Today, social production is being leveraged much less by the traditional enterprise than it is by the entrepreneurial start up.

Here’s How elearning Helped Facebook Create Super Clients

eLearningMind

This spring, Facebook dipped its toe into eLearning waters with Blueprint, a business management portal to teach small businesses and brands how to effectively utilize Facebook’s marketing tools. But Facebook didn’t launch Blueprint out of the goodness of their hearts. Super clients know exactly how to best exploit a product’s features to their advantage, making for excellent word-of-mouth advertising for your business.

Free Webinar: How to Price Education Products

Association eLearning

Pricing for education products is all over the map. We’ll also explore how your education products can be placed on a “value ramp” that lets you create pricing flexibility to benefit your customers, spares you the anxiety of trying to find the one “right” price, protects you from both over- and under-pricing, and provides a healthy margin. Share this on Facebook. But pricing is too essential to leave to guesswork.

Linkedin Learning Product Review

eLearning 24-7

Administration back-end – Navigation is good, some of the features such as Best Practices from LinkedIn Learning is illogical (especially since in my test, because only one best practice had anything of use for the administrator (from the product or value add standpoint). Even then one of the pieces of content was Marketing on Facebook, another Raising Capital, neither of which seem to me to be “essentials” for executive directors.

Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise Learning? Another subject I’ve never heard anyone say they hate is Facebook. Some don’t like it in comparison to other social media outlets, many choose not to use it, but again, I’ve never heard the word “hate” in conjunction with “Facebook.” Maybe a couple of you do hate Facebook.

Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise Learning? Another subject I’ve never heard anyone say they hate is Facebook. Some don’t like it in comparison to other social media outlets, many choose not to use it, but again, I’ve never heard the word “hate” in conjunction with “Facebook.” Maybe a couple of you do hate Facebook.

Improving Productivity with Integrations

Coassemble

According to Gallup , teams with higher employee engagement rates are 21% more productive. Google shows 80% of people use a smartphone, and 75% of people use social apps (like Facebook , Instagram , Twitter etc) every day, so why not include these in your training? Coassemble can integrate with Facebook Messenger. Your organization may want to provide training to customers on their product offerings. What Are Integrations?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Facebook for the Enterprise

Learning Visions

Wednesday, June 27, 2007 Facebook for the Enterprise Im still mucking around in Facebook, trying to get it. Found this article, via Alec Saunders : Facebook for the Enterprise = Facebook. Provides some real examples of how business-folk are using FB; compares Facebook (emotional attachment) to LinkedIn (static resume). Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Facebook has Tipped

Learning Visions

Monday, December 01, 2008 My Facebook has Tipped Malcolm Gladwell says that everything has a Tipping Point , that point at which a virus goes epidemic, when the hip new thing goes mainstream. Well, my Facebook world has just tipped. Has your Facebook tipped? Posted by Cammy Bean at 12:10 PM Labels: facebook 11comments: Janet Clarey said. how cool that your mom is on facebook. I need to figure out what this facebook thing is all about."

Simple Daily Habits that Undermine Productivity

KnowledgeCity

Everyone has little quirks and habits that they bring into the office every single day, but are those habits nixing all hope for higher productivity? From the work emails that pop up, to the reminder phone call from the dentist, to that old friend who just posted on Facebook for the first time in ages–constantly looking at that little blinking notification light creates a sense of urgency – a desire to check it right now, because who knows?

So You Just Facebook All Day? Screenshots and Social Media Marketing

TechSmith Camtasia

When I describe what I do as ‘social media’ my friends and family immediately start the jokes about browsing Facebook all day and getting paid for it. I take a quick screenshot to show people how and where to access certain settings within a product. The post So You Just Facebook All Day? Social media marketers are often misunderstood.

Product Review: Knoodle

eLearning 24-7

Confusing once you dive into the product – see below. Problems abound within the product – not bugs mind you, just poor processes (IMO). One of the features I do love about the product is the ability to drag and drop – yet this is the only screen you can do it from. Ability to play on the screen, rather than click Preview to do so – which is how the product is set up. Maybe send link to Linkedin or Twitter or Facebook or whatever.

What Course Creators Can Learn About Building an Education Product from WooCommerce and Jilt Software Product Leader Beka Rice

LifterLMS

We dive into what course creators can learn about building an education product from WooCommerce and Jilt software product leader Beka Rice in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. And from there she became interested in the development of products for WordPress.

Product Review: Totara

eLearning 24-7

Blog – This was on the trial and for a nice product like this – it should be removed for the trial. Unless their is some group component here or the psuedo Facebook angle, I see no real gain. While that makes sense, what hurts the product is the overkill of information. I know Totara is going to say that the product is built on open source and the folks who are buying it know the technical aspects/Moodle and thus this isn’t an issue.

What Amazing Thing The Facebook IPO Did!!!!

Mark Oehlert

YOU HEARD ABOUT FACEBOOK RIGHT???? Someone tell me what product got created here. I'm not anti-FB although I will say, no other product on the web makes me feel as creeped out at times as FB. 5BILLION IPO!!!!! You know what changed? Nothing. Darfur? Peace in Middle East? Clean drinking water to anybody else in Africa? Any fewer people in this country denied basic civil rights like being able to marry who they want to? Any fewer abused kids today? Nope.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Is Facebook the next Microsoft?

Learning Visions

Thursday, July 26, 2007 Is Facebook the next Microsoft? Have you seen this article from TechCrunch: Could Facebook Become The Next Microsoft? Posted by Cammy Bean at 12:14 PM Labels: facebook 2comments: Davidsaid. Its just a matter of time before someone new buys Facebook. Google has great products, but very little to tie them all together. People use Gmail or Reader as stand alone offerings, by comparison everything in Facebook is interlinked."

Product Review: Saba Social

eLearning 24-7

Saba Social is a very solid product, that despite a few hiccups and “huh&# moments, achieves what it sets out to do, provide a user friendly social experience. Generally speaking, nothing innovative – there is so much potential there and it is wasted – I mean this can be a really awesome product, but they missed the boat. Facebook. the Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, External blog, IM connections – Yahoo, AIM, etc.,

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How to Price Education Products

Association eLearning

Their innovative approach to pricing eliminates the guesswork and demonstrates how your education products can be placed on a “value ramp.” Both resources are sure to help guide you as you determine the optimal price point for your association’s education products. Share this on Facebook.

Product Review: Lectora Snap! Empower

eLearning 24-7

interfaces directly with the product (ribbon? is not the only product which has an issue with a 64 bit Windows computer but in combination with PPT 2010, I’m unaware of any other. Many products in the general market do not offer 64 bit but they still work in the 64 bit – by using the 32 bit driver. When I looked at the product, I immediately thought on the song by Snap – called Power! The product comes with.

Product Review: Mindflash.com

eLearning 24-7

The product continues to add new features that overall are surprisingly solid. However, they continue to incorporate some instructor led training components, which is a disservice to an otherwise nice product. This is really a very nice and easy to use feature with the Mindflash product. One item that I found very cool with Mindflash is the ability to share the course via Twitter, Linkedin, Facebook and e-mail.

9 Strategies to Keep Your Virtual Team Productive During the COVID-19 Pandemic

KnowledgeCity

We will also explore nine key ways to maintain your team’s productivity so that your organization can gain a competitive edge even in this uncertain market. Productivity Challenges Due to Coronavirus. In the coming weeks, this is expected to damage productivity in many industries. It’s important to anticipate that your employees may have unique needs that will need to be addressed to keep your organization productive. Productivity Challenges of Working Remotely.

The Golden Keys to Personal Productivity

Learning Wire

Likewise, not working to the best of your ability means falling short of your possible personal productivity. CEO of the largest social media platform yet conceived – Facebook – Zuckerberg is also known for having a very particular way of working. In fact, testimonies of people working under him all agree on one thing: Mark Zuckerberg has tapped into his personal productivity, while also maintaining a healthy work-life balance.

How to contact TechSmith on the Web – Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and More!

TechSmith Camtasia

Some people love Twitter and some people hate it, and the same is true with Facebook. Well, we are active on all of them, so please contact TechSmith where you want and we promise to deliver the latest news, tips & tricks, and product update information. Do you ‘like’ facebook? With over one billion active users, we know that Facebook is where it’s at! Snagit Facebook page. Camtasia Studio Facebook page. Jing Facebook page.

A Playbook for Leading in the Facebook Age

CLO Magazine

Mobile enterprise applications connect employees on the go and enable leaders to have more visibility into the productivity and performance of their disparate workforce. In other words, engaging employees throughout the workday — and creating an entertaining atmosphere where innovation and hard work is rewarded — is the key to maintaining a loyal and productive workforce.